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abartlet at samba.org abartlet at samba.org
Sun May 5 06:41:03 GMT 2002

On Sat, May 04, 2002 at 10:39:42AM +0200, Dirk ALLAERT wrote:
> You are running samba in unencrypted mode. You need to add a registry
> key to your client (EnablePlainPasswd). This key allows a windows 98 or
> later to connect to a fileserver in unencrypted mode. You can find the
> registry keys in the source tar.

It is much better to setup encrypted passwords on the samba side, both
for security and for maximum client compatibility.  Many parts of samba's
Domain control functionality rely on encrypted passwords.

Andrew Bartlett

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